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Coaches for Charity MLK Basketball Classic
Monday, January 21, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 9:00 pm MST
The Coaches for Charity MLK Basketball Classic is scheduled for Monday, January 21, 2019 at McKale Center (University of Arizona). Games start at 11:00am (See schedule below). $6 Students / $10 Adults
The MLK BASKETBALL CLASSIC, commemorating Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. is an annual community event consisting of high school basketball games in Tucson played at McKale Center at the University of Arizona. Cultural awareness and good sportsmanship/citizenship are celebrated through an essay contest and by honoring student-athletes at the basketball event, showcasing student performances of the national anthem and halftime cheer/dance team presentations as well as recognition of faculty and administrators. The MLK Basketball Classic is sponsored by Tucson Unified School District and is presented by Coaches for Charity.
MLK Basketball Classic 2019 Schedule–
McKale Center – University of Arizona –– Tucson, Arizona
Time/Visiting Team/Home Team
The Gregory School
Canyon Del Oro
Coaches for Coaches for Charity, Inc. is a 501(c)3 recognized non-profit charity that raises funds through special events and athletics to support young people and encourages healthy, active lifestyles. Coaches for Charity, Inc. serves Southern Arizona and assists students regardless of ability, especially high school athletes, with scholarship assistance in preparation for college. Coaches for Charity, Inc. sponsors events including the annual Kickoff Classic, the official start of high school football in southern Arizona, and partners with other organizations to present the MLK Basketball Classic, the Pima College Football Coaches for Charity Aztec Classic, the Coaches for Charity high school Baseball Classic, the Roskruge Cougar Basketball Classic, Annual AIA Athletic Directors Luncheon, and awards academic scholarships to student/athletes of all abilities and provides support to community organizations and other 501(c)3 charitable organizations
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